Financial Bets – How, What, Where

Is online gaming quite so different from playing the stock market? An investor purchasing an interest in a listed company is aware that the value of the shares might rise or fall. This is true however of purchasing real property or even paintings. In either case investors are taking a chance on a particular end [...]

China Expected to Loosen its Grip on World Finances

Timothy F. Geithner, United States Treasury Secretary asked China recently to loosen its grip on the world’s financial system. The request was made in an effort to coax the Asian nation to raise the ceiling on the current interest rates for deposits. China’s growth directly depends on financial sector reforms and growth in China directly [...]